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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Enforcement Report - Week of October 24, 2012

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Product Detail

Product Description Children's Cetirizine HCl Chewable Tablets 5 mg, 30 count blister pack, Manufactured in India by Sandoz Private Ltd., for Sandoz Inc., Princeton, NJ NDC 0781-5283-64 --- ALSO sold under Major brand All Day Allergy Children's Cetirizine HCl 5 mg, 5 count blister pack, Major Pharmaceuticals, Livonia, MI NDC 0904-5878-33
Recall Number D-008-2013
Classification Class III
Code Info NDC 0781-5283-64 lots: BT2862, BT7986, BT7994, BW0652, CC1961, and CA3437; NDC 0904-5878-33 lot BW0665.
Product Distributed Qty 67,937 x 30 tablet cartons; 24,640 x 5 tablet cartons
Reason For Recall Impurity/Degradation; exceeded impurity specification at the 8 and 15 month time points (betacyclodextrin ester 1&2)

Event Detail

Event Id 63224
Product Type Drugs
Status Ongoing
Recalling Firm Sandoz Incorporated
City Broomfield
State CO
Country US
Voluntary / Mandated Voluntary: Firm Initiated
Recall Initiation Date 2012-09-20
Initial Firm Notification of Consignee or Public Letter
Distribution Pattern Nationwide